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Call Sign History
WEAU from 08/11/2022
WEAU from 10/01/2012
WEAU from 07/05/1979
Channel 17DT
Post-repack Channel 17
Virtual Channel 13

Eau Claire, WI

WEAU Service: DT - Digital TV
Channel: 17 Zone: 2
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
Nielsen DMA™:  La Crosse - Eau Claire
Network: NBC
Virtual Channel: 13
DTV TSID: 3175
Facility ID: 7893

Repacking Information:
  Pre-Repack Channel: 38
  Post-Repack Channel: 17
  Post-Repack ERP: 633 kW
  Phase: 9 Completion Deadline: 5/1/2020
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Status: License
Application Accepted: 08/28/2020
License Expires: 12/01/2021
File Number: BLANK-0000120880

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Site Location: 44-39-50.0 N 90-57-41.0 W (NAD 83)
Site Location: 44-39-50.1 N 90-57-40.5 W (Converted to NAD 27)

ERP: 740 kW
Polarization: Elliptically polarized
HAAT: 615.5 m (2019 ft.)
Electrical Beam Tilt: 1 degree
R/C AGL: 598.7 m (1964 ft.)
R/C AMSL: 933 m (3061 ft.)

Site Elevation: 334.3 m. (1097 ft.)
Height Overall*: 608.9 m (1998 ft.)
(* As Filed In This Application, may differ from ASR Data, Below.)
Omni-Directional Antenna - Antenna Make/Model: DIELECTRIC TFU-23JTH/VP-R O6
Antenna ID: 1001340
Polarization: Elliptically polarized

Structure Information

Structure Registration Number 1033664

Structure Type: TOWER
Registered To:
Gray Media Group, Inc.
Structure Address:
S11311 County H
Fairchild, WI
County Name: Eau Claire County
ASR Issued: 09/09/2020
Date Built: 03/23/1981
Site Elevation: 334.3 m (1097 ft.)
Structure Height: 577.9 m (1896 ft.)
Height Overall: 608.9 m (1998 ft.)
Overall Height AMSL: 943.2 m (3094 ft.)
FAA Determination: 02/11/1998
FAA Study #: 97-AGL-5906-OE
FAA Circular #: 70/7460-1J
Paint & Light FAA Chapters: 4, 6, 13
44-39-50.0 N 90-57-41.0 W (NAD 83)
44-39-50.1 N 90-57-40.5 W
(Converted to NAD 27)
WEAU(DT) Licensee Information

4370 Peachtree Road, Ne
Atlanta, GA 30319
Phone: 404-504-9828
Limited Liability Company
BLANK - 0000120880 Applicant Information

Robert Folliard, III
Title: Assistant Secretary
Date: 08/28/2020
Application Certifier
WEAU 13 News
Gray Television Licensee, Llc
4370 Peachtree Road, Ne
Atlanta, GA 30319
David Burke
Gray Television Licensee, Llc
201 Monroe Street
Montgomery, AL 36104
Senior Vice President and CTO
Joseph M. Davis, P.E.
Chesapeake Rf Consultants, Llc
207 Old Dominion Road
Yorktown, VA 23692
Consulting Engineer
Joan Stewart, Esq.
Wiley Rein Llp
1776 K Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20006

Associated Land Mobile Licenses

 WHE939 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
 WHE940 Broadcast Auxiliary Remote Pickup
Associated Microwave Licenses

 KA88914 TV Pickup
 WFD480 2 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 KHD44 2 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link
 WPSI535 7 GHz TV Intercity Relay
 WPWH412 7 GHz TV Studio Transmitter Link

Study Date: 9/28/2023; Study Duration: 0.0868 Seconds.
Database Sources: 9/20/2023 FCC CDBS,
09/28/2023 FCC LMS,
9/26/2023 FCC ASR,
9/26/2023 FCC ULS Microwave, and
9/26/2023 FCC ULS Broadcast Land Mobile.

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